Website South St. Paul Public Schools
Effective immediately, the Human Resources Department will accept online applications for the position of School Psychologist Intern for the 2021-22 school year.
The internship will provide opportunities for a range of school psychologist services consistent with all National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) domains of school psychologist training and practice.
Assist with completing educational assessments designed in an IEP team process.
Consult with case managers and educators in developing behavioral and educational plans for students.
Consult with case managers in the management and data collection around interventions and assessments.
Assist in making changes and adjustments to educational and/or behavioral plans.
Participate with families at school conferences and IEP meetings with parents when needed.
Communicate with appropriate teachers and other district staff personnel as necessary on educational matters.
Promote family attendance and involvement in school conferences and events.
Provide assistance to families as requested by the principal, teacher, or district staff.
Promote full consideration of individual needs of learners with disabilities in the academic environment.
Prompt, regular and reliable attendance.
Cultivate and develop inclusive and equitable working relationships with all students, staff, families and community members.
Other duties as assigned.
Minnesota licensure as a School Psychologist or in process of obtaining licensure
Knowledge of State and Federal Special Education Child Find requirements
Experience working with school aged children
Ability to work collaboratively with district staff, community partners and leadership team
Strong communication skills, verbal and written
Sensitivity and compassion for the needs and issues for families and students with disabilities
Desire to provide assistance and advocacy to families and children with disabilities
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with students, families, and school personnel
Knowledge and understanding of the legal and ethical requirement to keep information about students and families confidential
Ability to use and interpret a variety of educational and intellectual assessment instruments
Awareness of best practices in Social/Emotional Learning
Valid driver’s license and dependable transportation
Strong technology skills
The internship stipend is $25,000 for the school year.
District Application Guidelines
Application Process: To be considered for the position, submit online application at www.sspps.org. This posting will remain open until filled.
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